Anthropology students looking at samples. The Anthropology Honors program provides outstanding undergraduates with opportunities for advanced study and faculty mentorship. We are looking for students who want to prepare for advanced work at the graduate or professional level. Are you interested? Read on.

Real-World Benefits

If you join the honors program you will benefit by acquiring additional research skills to successfully enter and compete in internationally oriented graduate and professional programs. Students who complete the program will receive a certificate at the annual UAB Honors Convocation and will graduate "With Honors in Anthropology."

You can read about the eligibility requirements on this site and in the UAB catalog. A complete description of program requirements can be found in the UAB Course Catalog.


For more information and/or admission to the Anthropology Honors program, contact Stephen Merritt, the Undergraduate Program Director, or call (205) 934-3508.

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